Meg is having the worst bithday ever. Just before her Sweet 16 party, she decides to pay sam a visit at her father's store in North Philly and wnds up being caught in the middle of the race riots. Her father is so upset about the whole experience that he grounds her. Luckily her mom allows her to go see Luke, who has just the remedy to make her birthday the best one yet -- three tickets to see the Beatles live in Atlantic City! With a few white lies and a little help from her friends, Meg, Luke, and Roxanne hit the road. Unfortunately, there may be more obstacles to face up ahead.